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LOT 8165

Estimate
GBP (£) 400 - 600
EUR (€) 460 - 690
USD ($) 450 - 670

Price
£400 (EUR 458; USD 447) (+bp*)

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BYZANTINE COINS - JUSTINIAN I - LIGHT GOLD SOLIDUS
527-565 A.D
(3.73 grams.).

Constantinople mint. Obv: D N IVSTINIANVS P P AVG legend with helmetted and cuirassed bust facing holding globus cruciger and shield. Rev: VICTORIA AVGGG Γ legend with angel standing facing holding long staff surmounted by chi-rho and globus cruciger with star in right field; mintmark OBX X in exergue. Near as struck.

PROVENANCE:
Ex UK private collection.

LITERATURE:
Sear 141/142a.